Upstream information

CVE-2014-3968 at MITRE

Description

The HVMOP_inject_msi function in Xen 4.2.x, 4.3.x, and 4.4.x allows local guest HVM administrators to cause a denial of service (host crash) via a large number of crafted requests, which trigger an error messages to be logged.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.5
Vector AV:A/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 878841 [VERIFIED / WONTFIX], 880751 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • xen >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-devel >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-doc-pdf >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.2.4_04_3.0.101_0.40-0.9.1
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.2.4_04_3.0.101_0.40-0.9.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-tools >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
Patchnames:
sdksp3-xen-201409
sledsp3-xen-201409
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • xen-devel >= 4.4.2_08-1.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA xen-devel-4.4.2_08-1.7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
  • xen >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-devel >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-doc-pdf >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.2.4_04_3.0.101_0.40-0.9.1
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.2.4_04_3.0.101_0.40-0.9.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-tools >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
Patchnames:
sdksp3-xen-201409
slessp3-xen-201409
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • xen >= 4.4.2_08-1.7
  • xen-devel >= 4.4.2_08-1.7
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.4.2_08-1.7
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.4.2_08_3.0.101_63-1.7
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.4.2_08_3.0.101_63-1.7
  • xen-libs >= 4.4.2_08-1.7
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.4.2_08-1.7
  • xen-tools >= 4.4.2_08-1.7
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.4.2_08-1.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA xen-4.4.2_08-1.7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA xen-devel-4.4.2_08-1.7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • xen-devel >= 4.2.4_04-0.9.1
Patchnames:
sdksp3-xen-201409


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 xen Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS xen Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 xen Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS xen Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP1 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 xen Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 xen Already fixed


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Thu Mar 8 11:25:03 2012
CVE page last modified: Tue Nov 29 12:58:09 2022